United States History Question of the Day

©Greg Feldmeth 2013

The North's Advantages

Confederate stock certificates were issued
to help fund the South's cause
(Source: University of North Carolina)

Question 131481

All but which of the following were advantages of the North at the start of the Civil War?

(A) greater population
(B) experienced officer corps
(C) both merchant and naval ship tonnage
(D) wheat and corn production
(E) more extensive railroad network

Answer & Explanation

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